Kustai

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Kustai
city
Kustai is located in Jharkhand
Kustai
Kustai
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°23′E / 23.76°N 86.39°E / 23.76; 86.39Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°23′E / 23.76°N 86.39°E / 23.76; 86.39
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,268
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kustai is a census town in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kustai had a population of 12,268. Males constitute 56% of the population and females 44%. Kustai has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 49%. In Kustai, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.